8/19/20 (Sacramento, CA) California State Parks issued full or partial closures today for more than two dozen parks due to the ongoing wildfires burning across much of the state. Camping reservation holders impacted by the wildfires are being contacted with cancellation information. Some parks remain partially open but with limited services. The public is advised […]
CALTRANS DISTRICT 5 SIGALERT Date/Time: Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 8:53 AM Location: Hwy. 1 near Big Sur in Monterey County. Description of Incident: Hwy. 1 is closed from Pfeiffer Burns State Park in Monterey County to Ragged Point in San Luis Obispo County due to the Dolan Ridge brush fire. Motorists may use US […]
(July 16, 2020–Monterey, Calif.) — The Monterey County Film Commission board of directors has elected officers for the next fiscal year. Gary Bolen will serve as president, with Cheryl Savage as vice president, Julia Avery-Shapiro as secretary, and Sandi Austin, treasurer. Former board president Garland Thompson will serve as the board chairperson. Bolen, a SAG […]
The Monterey County Film Commission wanted to provide a helpful link to California’s statewide industry guidance to reduce risk for COVID-19. This outlines what a business needs to follow, if they’re permitted to open per county health rules.
(Monterey, Calif. – May 12, 2020) Reyna Bautista Gonzalez, a Cinematic Arts and Technology major at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), was named the winner of the $2,000 scholarship in the 2020 Monterey County Film Commission’s Director Emeritus Richard Tyler Film Student Scholarship Award Program. The CSUMB senior is originally from Whittier. Another CSUMB […]